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Ky man arrested, declares candidacy for city council, plans to run against police department
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Saturday, October 12, 2013 1:36 PM EDT
A southwestern Kentucky businessman used the occasion of his arrest by Hopkinsville police to announce his bid for the city council.
The arrest stemmed from Patterson giving coats to two people form the lost and found at his bar, DT's Last Call. The pair told police Patterson gave them the coats to help them escape authorities.
Police officers wouldn't comment on the ongoing case. Capt. Mike Seis said Patterson's alleged involvement in the incident was thoroughly investigated before the charge was filed.
Information from: Kentucky New Era, http://www.kentuckynewera.com